The Bayshore Deanery of the Diocese of Trenton will celebrate a special Mass of Thanksgiving to honor His Holiness Pope Benedict XVI on Feb. 28 at 7:30 p.m. at St. Benedict Catholic Church.
The Homilist will be Very Rev. Douglas A. Freer Vicar for Catholic Education, Diocese of Trenton.
Parishes to be represented include St. Agnes/Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Atlantic Highlands/Highlands; St. Ann, Keansburg; St. Benedict, Holmdel; St. Catherine, Middletown; St. Clement, Matawan; Holy Family, Hazlet; Jesus the Lord, Keyport; St. Joseph, Keyport; and Mary Mother of God, Middletown